Jan 6, 2012
The Holistic Orchard by Michael Phillips
Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens
The Dirty Life by Kristin Kimball
Wisdom of the Last Farmer by David Mas Masumoto
I just finished The Dirty Life and I'm tempted to pick it up and read it again! Farmer Kristin Kimball tells the sometimes funny/sometimes painful story of her farm's start-up year - a very challenging, but deeply rewarding experience, replete with barnyard animal-related misadventures.
Jeff just picked up a copy of The Holistic Orchard, to guide us as we starting thinking about planting a few fruit trees and berries on this nice south-facing slope: